Prayer: A prayer for success and your country

This prayer by Nehemiah is one of my favorite prayers of the bible and one in which I actually pray but tweak it a bit for the country that I may be praying for. Nehemiah was praying for the people of Israel but I encourage you to personalize this prayer and replace the country name … More Prayer: A prayer for success and your country

Do you even care?

As He was sitting on the Mount of Olives, the disciples came to Him privately, saying, “Tell us, when will these things happen, and what will be the sign of Your coming, and of the]end of the age?”  And Jesus answered and said to them, “See to it that no one misleads you. For many will come in My name, saying, ‘I … More Do you even care?

Dealing with anxiety: 3 key steps

Everyone is talking about that person. And no one has a kind word about them. I recently accepted a role in another area and before I left, I was warned about that person! I arrived and yet again I was warned. I haven’t met that individual as yet but I found myself building up a … More Dealing with anxiety: 3 key steps

How can I handle stress? A look at the life of Jesus

I was listening to a sermon the other day and heard the pastor reflect on the way that Jesus handled stress. This sermon sparked a great interest in me to truly dig deeper and reflect a bit more on how Jesus truly handled stress. My initial thought of Jesus and stress… No Way! He was … More How can I handle stress? A look at the life of Jesus

Should you really fear God? Lesson from Rick Warren

I recently heard Rick Warren (popular pastor in the USA) state that he doesn’t fear God. Those that are close to God don’t. I really like Rick… I enjoy listening to him. This day though everything within me disagreed with what he was saying. And I went immediately to God in prayer as I really … More Should you really fear God? Lesson from Rick Warren

​ Which one are you?

“Listen then to what the parable of the sower means: When anyone hears the message about the kingdom and does not understand it, the evil one comes and snatches away what was sown in their heart. This is the seed sown along the path. The seed falling on rocky ground refers to someone who hears the word and at … More ​ Which one are you?

How to stop being a victim of adultery: 7 Steps

“Do not lust in your heart after her beauty or let her captivate you with her eyes. For a prostitute can be had for a loaf of bread, but another man’s wife preys on your very life. Can a man scoop fire into his lap without his clothes being burned? Can a man walk on … More How to stop being a victim of adultery: 7 Steps

Do you really want the Lord to send you?  

Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying, “Whom shall I send? And who will go for us?” And I said, “Here am I. Send me!” Isaiah 6:8 The bible highlights several different situations where God called and the response was “Here I am”. We see this for Abraham (Genesis 22:1), Moses (Exodus 3:4), Samuel (1 Samuel 3:4). … More Do you really want the Lord to send you?  

International Women’s Day

*caveat that this is a special prayer post for all of my female readers* Worldwide Celebration of Women occurred on 8 March 2018. Some of you probably went through the day not even realizing that it was a special day. For some it was a celebration of how far women have come. The theme this … More International Women’s Day